Walls Finishes 9th in High Jump at all State

June 8, 2011
By

Everett High’s Sashae Walls finished in a tie for ninth place in the high jump in Saturday’s all state meet with a leap of 5′, 0.” Sashae just missed at the 5’2″ height that she had cleared last week to tie the EHS record. “All in all, Sashae  has had a great year,” said...

Read more »

Softball Team Falls in Tourney Opener

June 8, 2011
By

The Everett High softball team dropped a 6-3 decision at Bishop Fenwick in the opening round of the MIAA Division 1 North Sectional Tournament last Thursday. The Crimson Tide came in as the 11th seed in the D-1 North bracket with Fenwick seeded in the sixth spot. The Bishops grabbed a 2-0 lead after...

Read more »

Everett Veterans’ Service: Memorial Day at Glenwood Cemetery

June 8, 2011
By
Everett Veterans’ Service: Memorial Day at Glenwood Cemetery

The Honor Guard from the Everett Fire Department at the Everett Veterans Service that was held on Monday morning at the Glenwood Cemetery.

Read more »

Everett Writer Elaine Berrier Publishes Memoir/Journal

June 8, 2011
By
Everett Writer Elaine Berrier Publishes Memoir/Journal

Molly Eiderdown’s Journal Elaine Berrier has written a compelling novel about a 79-year old woman living in a nursing home. While the premise seems almost passive and quiet, the journal is a lively tale about the outlook, the times and the tribulations of Molly Eiderdown. The very much alive Molly was forced into a...

Read more »

Distrigas Offers $25K in Support of Summer Jobs for Everett Youth

June 8, 2011
By

Upon hearing that corporate funding for the Exxon Mobil Green Team Summer Job Program was cut nationwide, Mayor Carlo DeMaria quickly put the call out to the City’s other corporate neighbor, Distrigas Suez with great success.  The longstanding corporate neighbor offered a donation of $25,000 to keep the City’s Youth Summer Job Program in...

Read more »

Police Briefs 06-01-2011

June 8, 2011
By

Monday, May 23 Kathleen Hallahan, 26, 354 Cross St., Malden, was arrested for operating under the Influence of drugs, illegal possession of Class A substance. Tuesday, May 24 Michael Black, 26, 336 Broadway, Everett, was arrested for assault with a dangerous weapon. Pamela Fitzgerald, 42, 517 Broadway, Everett, was arrested on operating on a...

Read more »

A Great Weekend and Now, Much to Look Forward To

June 8, 2011
By

It was an America at peace with itself this long Memorial Day weekend. The kick-off to the Summer of 2011 went smoothly in New England and here in the Greater Boston area where the weather finally, fully, wonderfully cooperated, sending tens of thousands to our beaches and into the streets of our neighborhoods for...

Read more »

EHS Baseball Team Wraps up with 17-3 Mark

June 8, 2011
By

The Everett High baseball team won four of its final five games of the regular season this past week to finish with a 17-3 overall record that will all but assure the Crimson Tide of a high  seed in the MIAA Division 1 North Sectional State Baseball Tournament. In addition, the Crimson Tide concluded...

Read more »

Walls takes Third in High Jump at D-1 Meet; Dowe Sets EHS Mark

June 8, 2011
By

Sashae Walls brought home third place in the high jump in Saturday’s Eastern Mass. Division 1 track and field meet held at Andover High. Sashae’s leap of five feet, two inches was a personal record (PR) and tied the Everett High outdoor record set by Cara Woodward. Sashae’s fine effort propelled her into the...

Read more »

Obituaries 06-01-2011

June 8, 2011
By

William Mullowney Everett resident William B. “Bill”  Mullowney, a lifelong Everett resident, died at the Melrose Wakefield Hospital on May 28 after a period of failing health. He was 86 years old. Born in East Boston, he drove a truck for Mystic Motors Transportation and he has been retired for the last 25 years. He and...

Read more »

Softball Team Tops Medford in Regular Season Finale

June 8, 2011
By

The Everett High softball team split its final two games of the season and now is awaiting word of its seeding and opening round pairing in the MIAA Division 1 North Sectional State Softball Tournament. That announcement was expected to come (yesterday) Tuesday as this newspaper was going to press. After dropping a 3-0...

Read more »

DiDomenico Coming into his Own

May 25, 2011
By
DiDomenico Coming into his Own

The photograph shows Everett’s Senator Sal DiDomenico posing with State Treasurer Steven Grossman at the State House last week. DiDomenico and about 30 of his colleagues showed up in the Senate Reading Room for the unveiling of former State Senate President Tom Birmingham’s official portrait. In all, about 150 movers and shakers assembled in...

Read more »

A Portrait of Success

May 25, 2011
By
A Portrait of Success

About 200 friends, former senate colleagues and family members crowded into the elegant and ornate Senate Reading Room last Thursday for the unveiling of the long awaited official portrait of former State Senate President Thomas Birmingham. Following a 30-minute speech, Birmingham pulled the slipcover from the oil painting to the applause of everyone present....

Read more »

Grant Money Sought for Library Construction

May 25, 2011
By
Grant Money Sought for Library Construction

The Board of Aldermen gave permission to Library Directory Deborah Abraham to seek several state grants for new construction at the Shute Library at their Monday night meeting. Abraham reported that the $3.8 million addition would be funded by several state grants for at least $2.5 million.  She also noted that the $1.3 million...

Read more »

Police Briefs 05-25-2011

May 25, 2011
By

Tuesday, May 17 David Diaz, 19 16A Raymond St., Everett, was arrested for breaking and entering nighttime/with intent to commit crime, malicious destruction of property over $250. Wednesday, May 18 Patrick Hogan, 26, Homeless, was arrested on a warrant. William Pendergast, 51, Homeless, was arrested on a warrant. Friday, May 20 Thomas Allen, 50,...

Read more »

Memorial Day 2011

May 25, 2011
By

For those who have lost a son or a daughter, a father or a mother, a dear friend or even a neighbor to the ravages of war, Memorial Day is a time to remember and to celebrate the lives of those who are no longer with us. The battles that take the lives of...

Read more »

EHS Baseball Team Wins GBL Title

May 25, 2011
By

Victory over Medford gives Tide its first outright crown in 20 years The Everett High baseball team clinched an outright Greater Boston League title with a wild and wooly 10-9 victory at Medford in a game played Sunday that was a makeup of last week’s postponed outing. The triumph improved Coach Joe Marchese’s squad’s...

Read more »

Obituaries 05-25-2011

May 25, 2011
By

Kenneth Misner Everett resident Kenneth J. Misner of Everett died on May 21 at the Whidden Hospital in Everett after suffering complications from a long battle with dementia. He was born in Boston on March 19, 1931 and was a beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather.  His family and friends loved and admired him.  At...

Read more »

Eagle Bank Donates $10,000 to Housing Families

May 18, 2011
By
Eagle Bank Donates $10,000 to Housing Families

On April 28. Eagle Bank employees Christine Falzarano (pictured left), Vice President, Heather Wetterneck (pictured right), Assistant Vice President and CRA Officer, and Michael Falvey (pictured far right), Vice President of Commercial Lending and a Housing Families board member, presented Jim Goebelbecker (pictured center), Chief Executive Officer of Housing Families Inc. (HFI), with a...

Read more »

The Phunk is in the Final Four

May 18, 2011
By
The Phunk is in the Final Four

The Phunk Phenomenon hip hop dance team based out of the Phunk Phenomenon Dance Studio of Everett owned by Reia Briggs-Connor and her husband, Rick Connor, has advanced to the round of four on the MTV show, “Randy Jackson Presents America’s Best Dance Crew.” The Phunk will try to advance one step closer toward...

Read more »

Mayor Submits $132M FY 2012 City Budget

May 18, 2011
By

With little fanfare, Mayor Carlo DeMaria submitted his $132.865M operating budget to run the City of Everett for Fiscal Year 2012 at a joint meeting of the Board of Aldermen and Common Council on Monday night. DeMaria pointed out that city departments like the police and fire “will have the tools they need to...

Read more »

School Funding Needs Boost

May 18, 2011
By

With the Fiscal Year 2012 city budget starting its process, school department officials have tallied up their own funding as part of that greater budgetary process. According to Superintendent of School Fred Foresteire the Everett Public Schools will be working with $54 million with a $3.2 million tab for bus transportation for school students....

Read more »

Police Briefs 05-18-2011

May 18, 2011
By

Tuesday, May 10 Nathan Covell, 24, 94R Spring St., Medford, was arrested for trespassing, malicious destruction of property over $250, intimidation of witness, threat to commit crime (3 counts). Miriam Rodriguez, 25, Homeless, Cambridge, was arrested on a warrant. Wednesday, May 11 Theresa Pini, 44, 29 Franklin St., Everett, was arrested for domestic assault...

Read more »

The Budget and School Financing Everett is in an Enviable Position.

May 18, 2011
By

It has a successful, working, almost visionary public school system, a handful of brand new schools and an exploding school population. It also has a school department and schools superintendent who bring big energy and ambition into the daily quotient on Vine Street where the system is administered. All of the above make Everett...

Read more »